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World History (except American History)


World History: The Modern Era (covering history from the Renaissance to today) is the latest update of the reference standard of electronic history reference materials for students and researchers seeking accurate, authoritative, and comprehensive materials on modern history.


World History: Ancient and Medieval Eras covers early human history around the globe - from prehistoric times to the beginnings of the Renaissance. Includes Egypt, Asia, Ancient Greece, Abcient Rome, The Byzantime Empire,The Islamic World, Africa, The Americas, Central and East Asia, and medieval Europe.

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London Times Provides online content from 1985 to present.

See also: C 19 includes the "Palmer's Index" which provides an electronic, searchable index for the 19th century.

See also: London Times Digital Archive - Search and browse digital reproduction, cover to cover, of the London Times in PDF files, 1785-1985.

See also: Official Index to the Times - provides an electronic index for the 20th century. 


JustCite is a Legal Citator and Search Engine which cross-references cases, legislation, and journal articles and shows you how they are related. The database covers all major case law series from the UK (United Kingdom) and Ireland, as well as EU (European Union) law and an increasing number of titles from common law jurisdictions around the world.

Justis Publishing

The Iter bibliography addresses many aspects of the Middle Ages and Renaissance--including archaeology, art, history, literature, music, philosophy, religion, and history of science--covering the years 400 - 1700. It provides citations for books, journal material published since 1842 (articles, reviews, review articles, bibliographies, catalogues, abstracts and discographies), and citations for essays in books published since 1993.

Iter, University of Toronto Libraries

The Index of Christian Art records works of art produced without geographical limitations from early apostolic times up to A.D. 1550. Significant holdings from Coptic Egypt, Lebanon, Ethiopia, Syria, Armenia, and the Near East. Seventeen different media are represented in the archive, and these include manuscripts, metalwork, sculpture, painting, and glass.
The Subject File is broken down into five broad categories.

Princeton University

The Index Islamicus database indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. It is produced by an editorial team working at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, established to transmit knowledge about Islamic and Middle East studies, which have traditionally been part of the curriculum of SOAS. Records included in the database cover almost 100 years of publications on the world of Islam.


Europa World Plus is the online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Europa Regional Surveys of the World series. First published in 1926, the year book covers political and economic information in more than 250 countries and territories.

Africa South of the Sahara
Central and South-Eastern Europe
Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia
The Far East and Australasia
The Middle East and North Africa
South America, Central America and the Caribbean
South Asia
USA and Canada
Western Europe


Electronic Enlightenment reconstructs the extraordinary and vital web of correspondence that made the long 18th century the birth place of the modern world. EE's unique collection of primary documents, based on scholarly critical editions, gives you a new, richer vision of the early modern world. Like no other resource, EE presents the Enlightenment in context. 

In Daily Life through History, students and researchers discover the everyday details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful. 

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